Tuesday, 25 September 2012

Need to know: International Relations

  • - Proposal of a Eurasian Union
  • - Kuala Lampur War crimes Tribunal - convicted Tony Blair, George W. Bush and others for crimes against peace, due to the 'unlawful' invasion of Iraq. It also convicted Dick Cheney, Donald Rumsfeld of 'conspiracy to commit war, especially torture'. (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kuala_Lumpur_War_Crimes_Commission)
  • - Coup in Mali and its aftermath ( Amadou Toure, Taureg Rebels- declaration of independence of Azawad region, destruction of Sufi shrines in Timbuktu http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2012_Malian_coup_d'%C3%A9tat )
  • - UN agencies stand on Palestine (UNESCO, ICC)
  • - 2012 Nuclear Summit, Seoul: The "2012 Seoul Nuclear Security Summit", is the largest summit in the security field that discusses international cooperative measures to protect nuclear materials and facilities from terrorist groups, with participation from more than 53 heads of state and international organizations. 
  • - Indian Diaspora in US administration
  • International Seabed Authority
  • Agent Orange Cleanup:  http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/aug/09/us-vietnam-agent-orange-clean-up

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